Welshpool & Area Events


Welshpool plays host to a range of events throughout the year.
For further details please contact the Tourist Information Centre:

Tel: 01938 552 043
Email: touristcentre@welshpooltowncouncil.gov.uk

The list below outlines events organised by the Town Council as well as local businesses and organisations.

2019

SEPTEMBER
Canal Boat Trips run every Saturday. 01938 552 043

Thurs 26th: 'Back Stage at the Opera' Talk by Simon Rees. Art Society. Royal Oak, 2.30pm prompt.
Fri 27th/Sun 29th: 1940's Weekend, Welshpool.welshpool1940sweekend.co.uk
Sat 28th: Country & Western Evening at Henllan, 7.30pm. Tickets £12.50, ring 01938 810435 or 07494 390875
Sat 28th: 40's Tea Dance, Church House. 2pm – 5pm. £3.50. Tickets from Welshpool Jewellers or pay on the door.
Sat 28th: Blitz Ball, Welshpool Town Hall, 7-30pm to 11pm. Tickets £12 available from Welshpool Jewellers or ring 07782 166342
Sat 28th: The Tree-Yo. Andrew Logan Museum of Sculpture. 8.15pm. £12.50 advance, £15 on door. Inc Light Supper. andrewloganmuseum.org
Sun 29th: Tesco Car Boot Sale. 10am. £5 per pitch. Book at Tesco Customer Services.
Sun 29th: Closing concert for 1940's Weekend, Methodist Church, Welshpool. 7-30pm. Tickets £8 from Welshpool Jewellers or church members.

OCTOBER
Fri 4th/Sun 6th: Montgomery Walking Festival. www.montgomerywalkingfestival.co.uk
Fri 4th: Oktoberfest, Monty's Brewery Visitor Centre, Montgomery. russ@montysbrewery.co.uk
Sat 5th/Sun 6th: Open Weekend, Rhiw Valley Light Railway. 10.30am – 4.30pm. Free Parking, Unlimited Rides. Adult £6, Concessions £4. www.rvlr.co.uk

Mon 7th: The Favourite (15), Film – Flicks in the Sticks. Town Hall. 7pm. £3.50
Fri 18th/Sun 20th: Camerata – Choral Weekend. Residential Course. ece@paulspicer.com
Sat 19th: Art, Craft & Food Fair, Corn Exchange. 10am – 3.30pm.
Sat 19th/Sun 20th: NGS Open Garden. Dingle Nursery & Garden. SY21 9JD. 9am – 5pm. £3.50. 01938 555 145
Thurs 24th: 'Court Jewellers to the Czars' talk by Tony Crowe. Arts Society. Royal Oak, 2.30pm prompt.
Sat 26th: Mid Wales Model Railway Show, Welshpool Town Hall. 10am – 5pm. £4.50 Adults, accompanied children free.
Sat 26th: Halloween Trains on the WLLR with Prizes for the Best Costumes. www.wllr.org.uk

NOVEMBER
Sat 2nd: Fireworks Display, Maes y Dre. 01938 553 142
Mon 4th: Field Of Remembrance. St Mary's. 01938 553 142
Fri 8th: Garden of Remembrance. Memorial Gardens. 01938 553 142
Sun 10th: Remembrance Parade Followed by a Service at St Mary's. 01938 553 142
Mon 11th: Minute Silence. Outside Town Hall. 01938 553 142

Mon 11th: Mary Poppins Returns (U), Film – Flicks in the Sticks. Town Hall. 7pm. £3.50
Fri 15th: Fun Quiz Night, Church House. 7.30pm. £2.50 including refreshments. Bring your own drink. 07782 166 342
Thurs 28th: 'The Howard De Walden Family at Chirk Castle' talk by Jill Burton. Arts Society. Royal Oak, 2.30pm prompt.
Sat 30th: Montgomery Christmas Festival & Lights Switch On. susieblowermtc@hotmail.com

DECEMBER
Sun 1st:
Christmas Concert by Gregynog Young Musicians. Gregynog. 3pm. Tickets £12. www.gregynog.org
Thurs 5th: Christmas Decoration Workshop. Gregynog. 10am – 4pm. £45 per person, Food included. www.gregynog.org

Fri 6th: Christmas Lights Switch On. 01938 553142
Sat 7th: Welshpool Winter Festival. 01938 553 142

Sat 7th: Children's Christmas Workshop, Gregynog. 11am – 2pm. £12 per Child. Booking Required. www.gregynog.org
Sat 7th/Sun 8th: Santa's Grotto, Gregynog. 11am – 3pm. Tickets £6 per Child. No Booking Required. www.gregynog.org
Sat 7th/Sun 8th: Santa Special on the WLLR. Advance Booking Strongly Advised. www.wllr.org

Mon 9th: Aladdin (PG), Film – Flicks in the Sticks. Town Hall. 7pm. £3.50
Mon 9th/Thurs 12th: Festive Afternoon Teas, Gregynog. 2pm – 4pm. £15 per Person. Booking Required. www.gregynog.org
Sat 14th/Sun 15th: Santa Special on the WLLR. Advance Booking Strongly Advised. www.wllr.org.uk
Sun 15th: Festive Sunday Lunch, Gregynog. 12.30pm. 3 Course Festive Lunch. Booking Required. www.gregynog.org
Sat 21st/Sun 22nd: Santa Special on the WLLR. Advance Booking Strongly Advised. www.wllr.org.uk

 

2020

JANUARY

FEBRUARY

MARCH
Sun 29th: Welshpool 10k Run. www.adrenalinesportingevents.co.uk